Laboratory Assistant

  • Salary: Up to 44 CHF per hour
  • REF Number: 00048088
  • Consultant: Dennis Beltman
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 78 250 84 43
  • Date Published: 01.05.2020
  • Sector:
  • Location: Zurich/Zug Region, Central Switzerland
  • Discipline: Science - Biotechnology

CK QLS are recruiting for a Laboratory Assistant to join a global biopharmaceutical company at their site based in Lucerne on a contract basis for 12 months. This role may involve weekend and shift work.

Company: This company is a leading global biopharmaceutical company which has been engaged in life science research for more than a century, developing drugs and vaccines for the most challenging diseases worldwide.

Location: This Laboratory Assistant role will be based at our client's site in Lucerne.

Laboratory Assistant Role:

  • Manufacture feed and buffer solutions for the fermentation process and independent execution of all administrative tasks.
  • Preparation of feed, solution and pH.
  • Development of monoclonal antibodies .
  • Qualification of laboratory equipment.
  • Operation of various devices and systems in accordance with batch protocols, sampling plans and SOP's.
  • Keep the devices in GMP status by checking and performing routine monitoring, calibrations, maintenance and qualifications.
  • Carry out in-process analyses for process control and cGMP-compliant documentation of the results in German and English.
  • Creation, management and inventory of raw materials, spare parts and devices.

Your Background:

  • Completed training as a laboratory technician/technologist or higher (chemistry, biology or equivalent) or equivalent training in another relevant discipline.
  • Competent in analysing complex situations and with practical problem-solving skills.
  • Fluent in German and English Oral and written.
  • Ability to work independently and within a cross-functional team.
  • Readiness for weekend or standby services in selected periods.

Apply: For more information or to apply for this Laboratory Assistant position, please contact Dennis on 0041 (0) 78 250 84 43 or email, quoting job ref 48088.

Please send all of your correspondence in English.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the country where the services will be delivered.

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